Touch: A Novel ebook
by Alexi Zentner
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Подписчиков: 676О себе: COPPERHEAD ngBooks. Wrote THE LOBSTER KINGS & TOUCH. Also iel boone, prof hamtonu. My dogs are funnier than yours.
Alexi Zentner has delivered a glorious knockout of a novel
Alexi Zentner has delivered a glorious knockout of a novel. Ben Fountain, author of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk. A deeply personal and unflinching interrogation of the battle between self and history from a writer who never shies from unnerving his readers, Copperhead is an incredibly ambitious undertaking, rendered in sparse, impressionistic prose. Téa Obreht, author of The Tiger’s Wife and Inland.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. It's a gem of a book. Aryn Kyle, author of The God of Animals). A sublime haunting, a ripping yarn, and a killer debut. J. Robert Lennon In Sawgamet. Aryn Kyle, author of The God of Animals) full of images so beautiful and strange that they are haunting.
The novel reads like YA, but it is an adult story about racism that asks the question: Can you ever out-run your family history?
Things got ugly more than once in this book and Alexi Zentner wasn’t shy about what he wanted and needed to say. It’s weird: a lot of this book made me angry and incredibly uncomfortable, but I was appreciative of the fact that it was presented in such a forward way. I have SOOOOOO MUCH more to say, but I rather save it for a future episode of. The novel reads like YA, but it is an adult story about racism that asks the question: Can you ever out-run your family history?
Alexi Zentner (born Aug. 29, 1973, in Kitchener, Ontario) is a Canadian-American short story writer, and novelist. He graduated from Grinnell College with a BA and Cornell University with an MFA. He taught at Cornell University.
Alexi Zentner (born Aug. He's now on the faculty at Binghamton University. His fiction has also appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, Narrative Magazine (where it was awarded the 2008 Narrative Prize). He lives in Ithaca, New York, with his wife and two daughters.
Author Alexi Zentner is the author of COPPERHEAD, TOUCH . My newest novel, COPPERHEAD, comes out Tuesday from Viking Books.
Author Alexi Zentner is the author of COPPERHEAD, TOUCH & THE LOBSTER KINGS. Also writes as Ezekiel Boone . Ben Fountain, author of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk says COPPERHEAD is one of the bravest, most bracing novels I’ve read in years, a story of race in America that pulls no punches. Alexi Zentner (writer).
Touch: A Novel by Alexi Zentner is quintessential Canadian fiction. Told in the voice of Stephen, a middle-aged Anglican priest who has returned home to Sawgamet, British. Пользовательский отзыв - Tara Leu - Goodreads. Okay, here's the test. Read the following paragraph to yourself: "The woods," he said, and then he trailed off.
Published in 2011 by Alfred A. Knopf Canada, a division of Random House of Canada Limited, and simultaneously in the United States of America by .
A sublime haunting, a ripping yarn, and a killer debut.
"A sublime haunting, a ripping yarn, and a killer debut."―J. Robert LennonIn Sawgamet, a north woods boomtown gone bust, the cold of winter breaks the glass of the schoolhouse thermometer, and the dangers of working in the cuts are overshadowed by the mysteries and magic lurking in the woods. Stephen, a pastor, is at home on the eve of his mother's funeral, thirty years after the mythic summer his grandfather returned to the town in search of his beloved but long-dead wife. And like his grandfather, Stephen is forced to confront the losses of his past.Touch introduces you to a world where monsters and witches oppose singing dogs and golden caribou, where the living and the dead part and meet again in the crippling beauty of winter and the surreal haze of summer.